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BMW Parts and Service

Ottos BMW
660 Hunt Club Rd.
Phone: (613) 725-3048
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10% on parts, reduced labour rate for older BMW's discounts do not apply to specials or package prices
Elite Automobiles
1040 Ogilvie Rd.
Phone: (613) 749 7700
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10% on parts discounts do not apply to specials or package prices
Derek Lamoureux
Unit 507 - 11 Sweetnam Dr.
Stittsville, ON
Phone: (613) 831-8714
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"Automotive repairs performed with honesty, integrity and trust above all"
10% off on parts/labour with proof of BMW club membership (service packages and oil changes excluded) and free track inspections for sanctioned BMW Club of Ottawa events.
Note: Discount and warranty not applicable to customer provided parts.
Randy Lentz Automotive
Randy Lentz
18078 Highway 7
Perth,Ontario, K7H 3C6
Phone: (613) 267-9700
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Randy has many years of working on everything automotive- from Chevy trucks to heavily modified BMW M cars and everything in between.
Duss Brothers
Rudi Duss, owner
1380 Wellington Road West
Ottawa, ON
Sales and service, BMWs only
Phone: (613) 729 3245
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Clinique de L'Auto Importee
Kerry Burke, owner
220 McPike
Buckingham, Quebec
Phone: (819) 281-9562
Full service euro car shop, with diagnostic equipment for OBDII
Loaner cars available

For OEM and Aftermarket Replacement Parts Only. Proudly Canadian. Driven by Quality.

1 High Meadow Place, Unit #24
Toronto, Ontario, M9L 0A3
Phone: 1-855-213-9090
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ECS Tuning

Your Destination for European Auto Parts

1000 Seville Rd
Wadsworth, OH 44281
Phone: 1-800-924-5172

Talon Tire (Sponsor)
Experts in high performance tires with years of experience outfitting enthusiasts with street and track rubber. A great local source for tires and wheels
(about 1.5 hours drive from Ottawa)
2607 Diab,
St Laurent, QC
Phone: (514)337-0833
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Ottawa Tires Direct
An excellent Ottawa place to get your tires
"Do it once, do it right"
1446 Scott St.
Ottawa, Ont
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Alloy Wheel Repair Specialists of Ottawa
Alloy wheel refinishing and straightening, plus factory refurbished BMW rims for saleDickson Tan, owner
83 Iber Road
Stittsville, ON K2S 1E7
Phone: (613) 836-2300
Fax: (613) 836-5685
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2H Photography
Hagen is a local photographer and car enthusiast
"My goal is to leave you with a lasting photographic record of the essence of your garden, car or bike: your passion."
Phone: (613) 839-5634
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Hawley Signs
Name: Jason Hawley
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Fari Professional Detailing
Patrick Farray, owner operator
1335 Leeds Ave. Bay #5
Ottawa, Ontario
Phone: (613) 749-7706
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Professional detailing with attention to detail! Patrick his extremely picky and loves what he does (and it shows!).
Paint cleaning, polishing, conditioning, sealing, waxing, scratch removal, dent removal.
Window tinting.
Rust Proofing (removing panels and trim by hand to gain access to interior cavities) no drilling! no drip Engine shampooing.
Interior cleaning, including leather cleaning and conditioning.10% on labour
BMW Club of Canada (national website)
BMW Club of Quebec (Montreal based, our nearest neighbour club)
BMW Motorcycle Club of Ottawa
BMW Car Club of America
Motorsport Club of Ottawa (Tons of Ottawa-area motorsport events!)


Here are a list of local or useful links for BMW related items and work. They are in no particular order
Mart's Autobody
Martin Dumas, owner
Crysler, Ontario
Phone: (613) 987-2729
Cell: (613) 858-1071
Custom work, collision, restoration, domestics and imports, rustproofing, refinishing.
Martin is very popular with BMW Club members as he does outstanding work at a fair price. He has done a whole range of work for club members including minor rust repair and touchups to extensive rebuilding after some off-track excursions. Crysler is located about 45 minutes away from downtown Ottawa. From lowly E30 rust-buckets to E46 M3s, Martin has worked on most kinds of BMWs.
Tapp Auto
Chris Tapp, owner
39 Cleopatra Drive.
Phone: (613) 225-8780
Full service + performance tuning including
Mustang MD-250 Dynamometer
Factory Authorized Distributor for POR products
Awesome rust-stopping paint products, hi temperature paints, etc
VERY popular product line for people restoring old cars
Pat Dolla
Porcan Ltd.
17 Grand Trunk, St.Lambert Qc
J4R 2S6
Phone: (450) 465-5887
Fax: (450) 465-8669
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The UPS Store ( formerly Mail Boxes Etc)
Getting stuff mail order from the US ?
Hate to pay lots for shipping and brokerage fees ?
Just get stuff shipped to The UPS Store in Ogdensburg, NY ( < 1hour from Ottawa)
They charge $5 for holding your parcel
have items sent to
Your Name
C/O The UPS Store
2981 Ford St. Ext.
Gateway Shopping Center
Ogdensburg, NY
Phone: (315) 393-1188
Luxury European Auto Parts Inc
125 Union Street
M6N 3N4
Phone: (416)656-1227
Phone: 1-800-369-3424
** Good source for used parts
Pieces Euro
Parts available over the counter (not a DIY wrecker)
1015 Vernon
Phone: (819) 682-0606
Phone: (819) 770-2551
Phone: (888) 782-0606 Toll Free
Young Street Garage Ltd.
22 Young Street
Full service euro car shop
Phone: (613) 234-2910
Triple M Exclusive
George Martins
45 Rodinea
Unit 7
Maple, Ontario
(416) 651-7598 or (905) 417-1900
** Good source for used parts
BBW Pieces Importees
32 Rue des Fées, Gatineau, QC J9A 3N6
Phone: (819) 777-6066
BM Exclusive Service
935 de Liege Ouest,
Montreal, QC H3N 1B6
Phone: (514) 279-7219
Walloth & Nesch
Im Ohl 69
D-59757 Arnsberg
Good source - parts for older BMWs
BMW 1502 - 2002 turbo
BMW 2000 Coupe
BMW 1500 - 2000 tii
BMW 2500 - 3,3 Li
BMW 2,5 - 3,0 CSL
BMW 315 - 323i (E21 1975-1982)
Fender Factory
1580 Laperriere Ave
Phone (613) 729-7820
great source for paint.. give them the paint code for you car and they will make you a spray can of the colour for touching up your paint job